Community Writing Center
Whether you’re writing fiction, nonfiction, or even poetry, it’s the people in the piece that makes it so compelling. Come create empathy with your reader by developing relatable characters. Join the CWC and learn how to write dynamic characters, how to include multiple characters in a story and how to describe characters in action and dialogue.
The SLCC Community Writing Center (CWC) supports, motivates and educates people of all abilities and educational backgrounds who want to use writing for practical needs, civic engagement and personal expression.In addition to an open space available for writing, we provide opportunities to enhance writing abilities through such programs as Writing Coaching , Writing Workshops, the DiverseCity Writing Series, Salt Lake Teens Write, and Community Writing Partners. Recipient of the 2012 Mayors Artist Award and the 2012 League of Innovations Award. Click here for a brief history of the CWC. These programs are open to all Salt Lake area residents.
Note: If you are an SLCC Student working on an academic assignment, please visit the Student Writing Center.
Oh, What a Character!: Writing Character Development
Show Me a Story: Digital Storytelling
Grammarphobia: Easy Tips for Better Writing
Travel Writing: A Foregin Affair
Sports Writing: More Than a Fan
A Plethora of Poetry: Celebrating National Poetry Month
Sine Cera: A Diversity Writing Series Community Reading and Launch Party
Writing for Change: Community Writing Event SLCC Writing & Social Justice Conference
Fabulous Family Cookbooks
Take it for Grant(ed): Grant Writing Basics
A Story is Born: Writing Birth Stories